TAXPAYER ALERT !!
when you thought that taxes couldn’t get much worse---guess
THE TAX and SPEND CARMAN-AINSWORTH SCHOOL
BOARD WANTS YOU TO INCREASE YOUR TAXES TWELVE (12%) PERCENT BY
VOTING FOR A
$ 49,750,000.00 TAX INCREASE FOR 25 YEARS
THE AVERAGE HOMEOWNER WILL PAY $210.00 MORE
EACH YEAR PLUS INCREASES EVERY YEAR FOR 25 YEARS.INFLATION RATE FOR 2001 WAS
IN 2001 SCHOOL SALARIES PAYABLE INCREASED 6.6%
SUPERINTENDANT’S SALARY OF APPROXIMATELY $108,000.00 YEARLY
FOR A STUDENT BODY OF ABOUT 5,000. THIS FIGURE,
WITH THE NATIONAL MEDIAN OF $113,000.00 FOR A STUDENT BODY OF 25,000
OR MORE, IS EXTRAVAGANT TO SAY THE LEAST.
(refer to the
book ‘Dumbing Down’ & also The Flint Journal)
TAX INCREASE HAS NOTHING TO DO WITH TEACHERS OR TEACHING.
44% of this
mileage increase is to expand classrooms…..
Carman-Ainsworth enrollment has only increased 85 students in
more than 11 years.
IN FROM PROPERTY TAXES INCREASED 18% IN 2001.
CARMAN SCHOOL DISTRICT GETS 12% OF THESE REVENUES.
SAY ‘NO’ TO THIS HUGE TAX INCREASE !TAXES DOMINATE
typical family pays more in taxes than it spends on food,
clothing, and shelter combined!
work January 1st to May 7th to earn enough money to pay
all federal, state, and local taxes.
typical worker now toils nearly three hours out of an eight-
hour workday just to pay taxes.
JOIN US IN FIGHTING ANY NEW TAXES.
IF YOU DON’T DO SOMETHING NOW ABOUT
NO TAX INCREASE !WE HAVE HAD ENOUGH !
FOR ABSENTEE BALLOTS
CALL: MRS. ALLEN 591-3700 OR 230-2310
T.E.A. (TAXED ENOUGH ALREADY)
ORGANIZED TO FIGHT ALL TAX INCREASES !
v T.E.A. CONSISTS
OF DEMOCRATS, REPUBLICANS, AND INDEPENDENTS.
MEMBERS BELIEVE THAT INCREASED TAXES HAVE CONTRIBUTED TO
POVERTY AND LOWERED OUR STANDARD OF LIVING.
v WE CAN
FIGHT THIS AND WIN WITH YOUR SUPPORT !
THIS MAY BE OUR LAST CHANCE TO TURN THESE
TAX INCREASES AROUND.
To join the T.E.A. organization call (810)
Paid for by The T.E.A. Party (Taxed Enough
Your quality of life will be affected if we
do not stop it now !